S. 2661 (109th): Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2006


Apr 26, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mel Martinez

Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2006
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for a plebiscite in Puerto Rico on the status of the territory.

Summary (CRS)

4/26/2006--Introduced.Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2006 - Directs the Puerto Rico State Elections Commission to conduct a plebiscite in Puerto Rico during the 110th Congress on the sole question of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2661”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (7R, 7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4867 (Related)
Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2006

H.R. 4963 (Related)
Puerto Rico Self-Determination Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2006

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